ISSF World Cup: Manu Bhaker, Saurabh Chaudhary equal world record qualification score

The two Indians tally 778 to qualify for the final of the 10m air pistol mixed team event.

Saurabh Chaudhary started with a 100/100, and helped tally 778. Photo: Kamesh Srinivasan

Shooters Manu Bhaker and Saurabh Chaudhary have equalled the world record score for the 10m air pistol mixed team qualification, at the ISSF World Cup in New Delhi on Wednesday.

The two tallied 778 to retain the top spot in the qualification at the end of both the relays.

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It included an excelled performance from the duo in their four series of 10 shots. In the first series, Chaudhary registered a 100/100, while Bhaker scored 96. In the second series, the two tallied 192 (Bhaker 95, and Chaudhary 97), before improving their performances in the third, scoring an identical 98.

The final of the 10m air pistol mixed team event will begin at 15:15 IST.